The Poll Diaries. 2010. Germany. Directed by Chris Kraus. Cinematography by Daniela Knapp. 35mm. In German; English subtitles. 134 min.
On the verge of World War I, teenage poet Oda’s world is rattled by the death of her mother and an illicit friendship with an anarchist. Daniela Knapp’s atmospheric cinematography evokes Oda’s coming of age in an unsure world.